Working with HIV webinar

1 December 2020 11:00am–12:00pm

Online

A webinar for all activists on World AIDS Day. What will this webinar cover?  What is HIV/ AIDS? Health, safety and training Fighting discrimination Impact of employer policies Representing members with HIV This webinar is being run jointly for all activists in South East and South West region. It is free to attend, to apply […]

Mental Health & Wellbeing

27 November 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

Online course

  Topics include: What is good Mental Health? The links between good Wellbeing habits and Mental Health, Stress and the workplace Assessing the impact of COVID-19 Enquiries and applications should be sent to membereducationse@unison.co.uk Outcome

Education, Training & Development Committee

11 November 2020 2:00pm–3:30pm

Online meeting

The Education, Training & Development Committee plans our activist education programme and is responsible for overseeing member recruitment, organising and branch democracy and governance. Outcome

Online Health & Safety Representatives Course (starting 9 November)

9 November 2020

This online course will be spread between Monday 9 November 2020 to Friday 18 December 2020. As the course involves group work and discussion, you will be expected to attend webinar based tutorials at fixed times. There are a number of other criteria which you must be able to commit to before embarking on the […]

POSTPONED: SE Local Government Committee

22 October 2020 10:30am–4:30pm

Ranger House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4UL

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  UNISON represents people employed in all areas of public services, and in the region we organise our members into six service groups (SGs). There is a SG committee for each and they coordinate campaigning and organising in their respective employers and workplaces. The […]

CANCELLED: New Stewards Development Day

21 October 2020 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Covid-19: All Education  classroom courses and network days have been cancelled until end of March 2021. Visit the Education page for more information. Outcome

POSTPONED: SE LGBT+ Committee Meeting

17 October 2020 11:00am–3:00pm

UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  UNISON supports networks of self organised groups (SOGs) in branches and regions across the union. Our SOGs campaign for equality in the workplace and for improvements to legislation for workplaces and the wider community. The SOGs are represented at Regional Council and most […]

POSTPONED: SE Welfare Committee

15 October 2020 11:00am–1:00pm

UNISON Centre, Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  The Welfare Committee is uniquely able to intervene with individual members in cases of great need. UNISON Welfare is a vital part of our work for which many members have personal reason to be grateful. The Welfare Committee coordinates this work in the […]

POSTPONED: ETD Committee

14 October 2020 10:45am–1:00pm

Ranger House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4UL

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  ETD plans our activist education programme and is responsible for overseeing member recruitment, organising and branch democracy and governance. Outcome

Online Organising Stewards Course (starting 14 October)

14 October 2020

Online course

This online course will be 30 hours spread between Wednesday 14 October 2020 to Wednesday 18 November 2020. The structure of this course means that you can complete the work within each week flexibly. The tutor of the course as well as an assigned mentor will be on hand to help with any questions you […]

ERA Refresher Training

12 October 2020

Online event

By law, all workplace representatives are required to undertake training at least once every five years to keep up to date and maintain their ERA certification. The refresher course aims to update reps on new legislation which is relevant to their role and introduce new developments within UNISON. The structure of this course means that […]

POSTPONED: Regional Committee

10 October 2020 10:30am–3:30pm

Ranger House, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4UL

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  The Regional Committee is the operational body of the Regional Council. The Regional Committee exercises the functions of the Regional Council between meetings and is accountable to Regional Council, to which it submits regular reports.   Outcome

POSTPONED: International Relations Committee

8 October 2020 10:30am–1:30pm

Guildford Regional Office

Covid-19: All physical meetings and events postponed until end of December 2020.  International Relations oversees our links with trade unions in other countries and also coordinates with international campaigns on a wide range of human rights issues and international development. Outcome

The Patriarchy and the Pandemic | Regional Women’s Forum

2 – 3 October 2020

Series of webinars

The Regional Women’s Forum is an annual opportunity to learn and to network with like minded women from across different workplaces and sectors in the South East. Although we cannot meet in person this year, it seems more important than ever that our voices are cohesive, and heard, and that we continue to ”Lift As […]

CANCELLED: Union Learning Reps Network Day

29 September – 1 October 2020

Guildford Regional Office

Covid-19: All Education  classroom courses and network days have been cancelled until end of March 2021. Visit the Education page for more information. This course is aimed at all members. Union learning reps are enthusiasts and advocates for learning in their own workplaces. Their role will  vary according to their own circumstances. The course aims […]